Intensive Care in Childhood

A Challenge to the Future

ISBN: 978-3-642-80229-4 (Print) 978-3-642-80227-0 (Online)

Table of contents (44 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXI

  2. The Fragile Balance Between Cells, Organisms and Environment

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      The Fragile Balance Between Cells, Organisms and Environment

  3. Neonatology/Pediatric Surgery

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      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-35

      Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn

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      Pages 36-52

      Free Radicals in Neonatal Intensive Care

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      Pages 53-65

      Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Strategies for Therapeutic Intervention

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      Pages 66-74

      Adverse Effects of Dexamethasone Treatment in Preterm Neonates

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      Pages 75-89

      Neonatal Metabolism of surfactant Phosphatidylcholine: Therapeutic Implications

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      Pages 90-99

      The Lung in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)

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      Pages 100-103

      Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, a Defect beyond Surgical Repair

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      Pages 104-113

      Neonatal Intensive Care and Neurodevelopmental Outcome

  4. Organization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-132

      Outcome Assessment and Quality Assurance in Pediatric Intensive Care

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      Pages 133-145

      Effectiveness and Efficiency in Pediatric Intensive Care

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      Pages 146-158

      Specialized Pediatric Interhospital Transfer

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      Pages 159-171

      The Nursing Mutual Participation Model of Care

  5. Neuroscience

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Pages 175-186

      The Role of Leukocytes in Global and Focal Brain Ischemia

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      Pages 187-192

      Hypoxia and Acute Brain Insult

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      Pages 193-205

      Current Management of Seizures and Status Epilepticus in Children

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      Pages 206-216

      Nursing Aspects of Head-Injured Children

  6. Sepsis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 217-217

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      Pages 219-228

      Neonatal Sepsis

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      Pages 229-238

      Definitions, Risk Factors, and Outcome of Sepsis in Children

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      Pages 239-254

      Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS) in Pediatric Patients

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